When Did Sports Coverage Turn Into a Womens’ Gossip Magazine?

July 6, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

First off, an apology.  Rather than concentrating specifically on the Seahawks for once, this feature is basically the rantings of a middle-aged man, who remembers the good old days when the sports media used to only report on the actual sports.
The start of NBA free agency has brought to the forefront one of the main aspects I dislike about the direction sports coverage has taken.  Everywhere you look; the Internet, in newspapers, on the television and radio; there are 'exclusives' about where Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Chris Bosh, and the rest of the 2010 free agent class will be plying their trade next season.
In just the last few days alone, 'reliable sources' have Wade and Bosh playing together in Miami. Or is it Chicago? No wait; Wade is edging towards joining Chicago. Actually, that's wrong; he's sitting on the fence. Scrub that; along with James, the trio are going to join the New York Knicks. Or maybe the Miami Heat? And it goes on a...

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